- Date of Birth:
- January 23, 1974
- 5' 5"
- Long Beach
Tiffani Thiessen (born Tiffani Amber Thiessen in Long Beach, California on January 23, 1974) is an American Actress who rose to popularity in the early 90s with her role as heart-throb Kelly Kapowski on Saved By The Bell.
Best Known For:
Tiffany Thiessen is best known for her role in Saved By The Bell as well as for playing Valerie Malone on Beverly Hills, 90210. Her most current role is in the series White Collar where she played the role of Elizabeth Burke from 2009-2014
Tiffani Thiessen was born in Long Beach, California to Robyn and Frank Thiessen and has one sibling, a brother named Todd. Tiffani attended Valley Professional High School and actually graduated as valedictorian. As a teen she was a successful model and pageant contest winning titles including, Miss Junior America and Cover Girl magazine’s “Model of the Year.” Tiffani’s big break came in 1989 when she landed the role on Kelly on Saved By The Bell. Once the popular show concluded in 1993 starred on the spinoff Saved By The Bell: The College Years for its single season run before moving to 90210. Following her Television career, Tiffani moved to her attention to Film, starring in Two Guys and a Girl, The Ladies Man and Love Stinks. In 2005, Tiffani married actor, Brady Smith and in 2010 they welcomed their first child together, daughter Harper Renn Smith. Tiffani is expecting their second child in 2015. The Saved By The Bell cast reunited in February, 2015 for a hilarious skit on The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon causing a viral sensation!